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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 61

244 Western Ave
South Portland, ME 04106
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Dr. Attwood's Experience


  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Benign Skin Lesion
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cleft Lip
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Adiposity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger

Background Check for Dr. Attwood

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

Dartmouth College
Graduated in 1979

Languages Spoken by Dr. Attwood & Staff

  • English

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